Drivers for Jefferson County Public Schools have been going through simulations of their routes in anticipation of the start of classes next Tuesday. About 900 buses will be used to transport some 63,000 students. The new elementary student assignment plan has led to new and revised routes for many drivers.
School buses will be on the roads tomorrow and Wednesday for the Jefferson County Public School District’s annual test runs in advance of the upcoming school year. JCPS Transportation Director Rick Caple says over those two days, all drivers will practice their routes, and some will report back with tweaks that need to be made. […]